Russell county giant

Discussion in 'Deer Hunting' started by timer, Dec 13, 2018.

  1. timer

    timer 8 pointer

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    This was in the local paper....

    Local hunter in Russell County finds a near 200” GIANT dead on his farm, hate that it ended that way for this once in a lifetime buck!!
    Gross 197 5/8”, Net 175 2/8”, 23 1/2” inside spread.

    I tried to post a photo.... Russell county deer.jpg

    I've seen some giants in Russell county. I had a 450 yard shot at one several years ago that I believe was even bigger than this one. He was moving and I had very little confidence that I could have put him down....it was a standing freehand shot....so I didn't pull the trigger.
     
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  2. 120+

    120+ 12 pointer

    Looks like the coyotes ate his nose off. Must have been an overnight recovery.
     
  3. Soggy McBottom

    Soggy McBottom Spike

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    "Local hunter in Russell County finds a near 200” GIANT dead on his farm"
     
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  4. 120+

    120+ 12 pointer

    Thanks, I breezed right past that to look at the pic. Wow, what a buck to find.
     
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  5. Drahts

    Drahts 10 pointer

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    Hell of a deer!
     
  6. Ataulbe1

    Ataulbe1 8 pointer

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  7. kyhunter99

    kyhunter99 8 pointer

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    Boy thats many a hunters fantasy deer there. Lucky it was recovered or found at all.

    Wait... Duster is this your buck? Lol
     
  8. Genesis 27:3

    Genesis 27:3 8 pointer

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  9. Cornpile

    Cornpile 12 pointer

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    One of those rare 170 net bucks. Life time buck right there.
     
  10. dirthole

    dirthole 8 pointer

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  11. Ataulbe1

    Ataulbe1 8 pointer

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    Good Lord that's even bigger than I thought
     
  12. coach&hunt

    coach&hunt 6 pointer

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    Had anyone been hunting this deer or just one they never knew about.
     
  13. WildmanWilson

    WildmanWilson 12 pointer

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    I don’t see 22 inches of deductions.
     
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  14. coach&hunt

    coach&hunt 6 pointer

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    I would like to see a score card, he doesnt look 200 but then again I have never seen one personally.
     

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